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2011-03-21 09:29:00

MONTEREY, Calif., March 21, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- CTB/McGraw-Hill, a leading provider of PreK-12 and adult education assessments, today announced the release of a case study documenting the value of the company's Acuity® InFormative Assessment(TM) solution.

2011-03-18 09:00:00

MCLEAN, Va., March 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, at the Council of Great City Schools and USA TODAY Unite to Make a Difference Forum, Virginia Secretary of Education Gerard Robinson highlighted the work of four Loudoun County High School students who won top honors in a nationally-recognized, socially-networked, problem-solving game called InterroBang.

2011-03-09 10:08:00

MONTEREY, Calif., March 9, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- CTB/McGraw-Hill, a leading provider of PreK-12 and adult education assessments, today announced the release of several new technology enhancements to the company's award-winning Acuity® InFormative Assessment(TM) solution.

2011-02-17 09:59:00

WISCONSIN RAPIDS, Wis., Feb. 17, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Renaissance Learning, a leading provider of technology-based school improvement and student assessment programs, announced STAR Enterprise, the enhanced versions of the STAR Reading, STAR Math, and STAR Early Literacy assessments.

2011-02-15 13:11:00

DOVER, N.H., Feb. 15, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Measured Progress has received a two-year, $1.5 million grant from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation for the development of a teacher evaluation system that combines performance tasks with other measures of student achievement.

2011-01-26 10:29:00

MONTEREY, Calif., Jan. 26, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- CTB/McGraw-Hill, a leading provider of PreK-12 and adult education assessments, today announced that 2010 was an outstanding year for the company's Acuity® InFormative Assessment(TM) solution.

2011-01-18 08:53:00

MONTEREY, Calif., Jan. 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- CTB/McGraw-Hill, a leading provider of PreK-12 and adult education assessments, today announced the results of a study documenting the effectiveness of the company's Acuity® InFormative Assessment(TM) solution. The Bayless School District, in St.

2011-01-18 08:53:00

MONTEREY, Calif., Jan. 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- CTB/McGraw-Hill's Acuity® InFormative Assessment(TM) solution has been designated a winner of Tech & Learning Magazine's 2010 Awards of Excellence.

2010-12-16 13:42:00

MONTEREY, Calif., Dec. 16, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- CTB/McGraw-Hill, a leading provider of PreK-12 and adult education assessments, today announced the completion of a webinar series designed to provide technical advice and design guidance for the development of state and local assessment programs.

2010-12-13 11:10:00

MONTEREY, Calif., Dec. 13, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- CTB/McGraw-Hill, a leading provider of PreK-12 and adult education assessments, announced today that the Company's Acuity® InFormative Assessment(TM) solution was awarded District Administration Magazine's Readers' Choice Top 100 Products of 2010.


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